Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, “Eyewitness 1892: Attack on Frick hurts Homestead strike”

The shooter, an anarchist named Alexander Berkman, also stabbed the chairman of the Carnegie steel company with a homemade dagger. Frick survived but Berkman’s attempted assassination of the industrial magnate turned public opinion against the men who were occupying the Carnegie works in Homestead.

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